New As of 12/13/2019, there is a new policy regarding representation for Board meetings. Please click Here for the new policy.

New The MSOGB websites have undergone several changes lately. If anyone has any problems or issues with any of those sites.
Please call (601) 576-4900, or email

The Oil and Gas Board is seeking sealed proposal for the plugging of declared orphan wells located in Simpson County, Mississippi (Bid Package 2020-2).
Please click here for the complete bid notice.

At the August 21, 2019 Board meeting the Board approved the amendments to Statewide Rule 4, effective September 20, 2019.
Invoicing for $100.00 unplugged well fees will start in June 2020.
 Please click here for the new Rule 4.

At the May meeting of the Board the Chairman signed an Order decreasing the Maintenance Fee effective May 16, 2018.
Please click here for the order.

Effective February 1, 2018, the Oil and Gas Board will be sending all approved forms via e-mail. Please provide a valid e-mail address to

David Snodgrass (

that you wish to have the forms e-mailed to.

The Mississippi State Oil and Gas Board’s data and the Ground Water Protection Council’s (GWPC) Mobile RBDMS Wellfinder app.

The Mississippi State Oil and Gas Board (MSOGB) would like to announce that we are now making our well data available through the GWPC Mobile RBDMS Wellfinder app. RBDMS Wellfinder is a mobile app available for both Android and iPhones that will show well locations and other information using a smart phones location capabilities or touch screen. Then the well locations are shown on a map of the area. As of now, the well information is updated once a month.
A GWPC press release can be seen here. GWPC Press Release.
Anyone who would like to obtain this app, please search for “ RBDMS Wellfinder” on the Play Store for Android phones or the App Store for iPhones.

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